The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 29 39
Rank change year-on-year +13 +10  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 2.86% 0.62% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 22.22% 5.00% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  

vSphere is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Middlesex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 9 20 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 12.86% 12.35% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 16
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +39.70%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex citing vSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Middlesex

vSphere
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere in Middlesex.

Salary trend for vSphere in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware